Shobha Seth Wenger


Shobha Seth Wenger passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016.  Born and raised in India, she acquired a BA ( Hons) degree in English Literature and a Masters in Psychology. Shobha came to Houston in 1971 with her daughter, Sujata.

In 1979, she married Alan Wenger, and they were married for 30 years until Alan passed away in 2009.

Shobha loved her adopted hometown, Houston, Texas.  She worked every day to make the world around her a better place through her generous hand and heart.  She taught for many years for the Houston Independent School District. She also actively supported Special Olympics, was a champion of people with special needs, and was a founding member of Friends Helping Friends, to name a few.

Shobha is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Douglas and Rayma Wenger, grandchildren Logan, Austin and Lauren, sisters Mira, Asha, Gita, and Suvita, and many other relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.

A combined funeral and memorial service will be held at Bradshaw-Carter Memorial & Funeral Services at 1734 W Alabama, Houston, TX 77098 on Saturday, February 20, at 11am. The funeral and memorial service will be followed by lunch.